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Welcome to the Great New York State Fair

Summer's Best In Show!

August 27, 2015 — September 7, 2015

Every year, nearly one million people experience this affordable, 12-day celebration of delicious food, eye-opening exhibits, captivating entertainment and outrageous fun.

The Fair showcases thousands of animals, hundreds of commercial attractions, scores of exciting midway rides and dozens of big-name entertainers.

And it’s all just a short trip away from wherever you live in New York State.



Upcoming Grandstand & Chevy Court Concerts

Orleans with special guest Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett, of Little Feat

Friday, August 28, 2015 at 2:00pm
Chevy Court

The pop/rock group Orleans will show the audience at Chevy…

Melissa Etheridge

Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:00pm
Chevy Court

Melissa Etheridge, who has poured her life’s triumphs and tragedies…

Upcoming Events

Midway Closes

Today at 11:00pm

Horse Show

Friday, August 28, 2015 at 7:30am
Toyota Coliseum

Gates Open

Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:00am
Entire Grounds

Recent News

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Governor Cuomo Highlights Administration Participation at The Great New York State Fair

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

“Get One, and Give One Too” Campaign at The Great New York State Fair’s…

Monday, August 24, 2015

From Cookies to Cheeseburgers to Chutney, State Fair’s New Recipe Book Rounds Up the…

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Andrew M. Cuomo Governor,
State of New York
Richard A. Ball Commissioner,
NYS Dept. of Agriculture & Markets
Troy Waffner Acting Director,
New York State Fair